Hiroyuki Takeshima

International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

1201 Eye St, NW,

Washington, DC 20005

United States

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Agricultural Mechanization Patterns in Nigeria: Insights from Farm Household Typology and Agricultural Household Model Simulation

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01291
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Oct 2013
Hiroyuki Takeshima, Alejandro Nin Pratt and Xinshen Diao
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nigeria, West Africa, Africa south of Sahara, Africa, agricultural mechanization, agricultural productivity typology, cluster analysis, mechanization, farm household typology, household model, households, mechanization service, productivity

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Importance of Rice Research and Development in Rice Seed Policies: Insights from Nigeria

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01343
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 23 Apr 2014
Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nigeria, West Africa, Africa south of Sahara, Africa, rice, Research, Agricultural research, seed policies, seed sector, household model

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Assessing the Potential and Policy Alternatives for Achieving Rice Competitiveness and Growth in Nigeria

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01301
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 20 Feb 2014
Michael Johnson, Hiroyuki Takeshima and K. Gyimah-Brempong
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and University of South Florida - College of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Nigeria, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, rice, imports, self sufficiency, import controls, competitiveness, value chains, rice value chain, import restrictions

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Irrigation Potential in Nigeria: Some Perspectives Based on Factor Endowments, Tropical Nature, and Patterns in Favorable Areas

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01399
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jan 2015
Hiroyuki Takeshima and Margaret Adesugba
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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irrigation, factor endowments, tropics, rice, R&D, Nigeria

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Drivers of Growth in Agricultural Returns to Scale: The Hiring in of Tractor Services in the Terai of Nepal

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1476
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 10 Nov 2015
Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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NEPAL; SOUTH ASIA; ASIA; economic growth; agricultural growth; agricultural development; mechanization; tractors; returns to scale; Cobb–Douglas production function; inverse probability weighted estimator; tractor service market

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Determinants of Chemical Fertilizer Use in Nepal: Insights Based on Price Responsiveness and Income Effects

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1507
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Mar 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Tasmania, Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development, Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nepal; South Asia; Asia; fertilizers; farm inputs; surveys; households; medium size farms; large scale farming; tobit model; Nepal living standards survey; generalized propensity score

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Dynamics of Transformation: Insights from an Exploratory Review of Rice Farming in the Kpong Irrigation Project

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 01272
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), A member of the CGIAR Consortium - International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Agricultural policies, agricultural profitability, agricultural transformation, crop husbandry knowledge, Cultivation, Irrigation schemes, rice, Ghana, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa

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Effects of Agricultural Mechanization on Smallholders and Their Self-Selection into Farming: An Insight from the Nepal Terai

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1583
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Dec 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development, Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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NEPAL; SOUTH ASIA; ASIA; mechanization; smallholders; large farms; surveys; transitional farming; farming systems; multinomial-logit; inverse probability weighting; tractor hire services; exit from farming

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Typology of Farm Households and Irrigation Systems: Some Evidence from Nigeria

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 01267
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 29 Jun 2013
Hiroyuki Takeshima and Hyacinth Edeh
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Cluster analysis, Farm household model, Farm households, Grain, household models, households, Irrigation, legumes, Living Standard Measurement Survey (LSMS), rice, Typology, Vegetable products, Nigeria, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa

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Tractor Owner-Operators in Nigeria: Insights from a Small Survey in Kaduna and Nasarawa States

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01355
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Aug 2014
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) and Ahmadu Bello University (ABU)
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agricultural mechanization, governments, markets, tractor operators, tractor owners, Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Nigeria, West Africa

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Agricultural Mechanization and Agricultural Transformation

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1527
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 12 May 2016
Xinshen Diao, Jed Silver and Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Africa South of the Sahara; Africa; mechanization; intensification; agricultural growth; farm inputs; supply chain; production economics; private sector; value chains; agricultural transformation

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Market Imperfections for Tractor Service Provision in Nigeria: International Perspectives and Empirical Evidence

IFPRI Discussion Paper 01424
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Apr 2015
Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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tractor, market failure, double-hurdle model, generalized propensity score, Nigeria, Africa South of the Sahara

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Farm Size and Effects of Chemical Fertilizer Price on Farm Households: Insights from Nepal Terai

IFPRI Discussion Paper No. 1578
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 13 Dec 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development, Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nepal, South Asia, Asia, Fertilizers, Inorganic Fertilizers, Farm Inputs, Farm Size, Farm Structure, Smallholders, Households, Panel Data, Chemical Fertilizer, Fertilizer Price

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Farm Household Typologies and Mechanization Patterns in Nepal Terai: Descriptive Analysis of the Nepal Living Standards Survey

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1488
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 05 Mar 2016
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development, Nepal Ministry of Agriculture Development and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nepal; South Asia; Asia; mechanization; households; farm household typology; modified cluster analysis

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Is Access to Tractor Service a Binding Constraint for Nepali Terai Farmers?

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1508
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Mar 2016
Hiroyuki Takeshima, Rajendra Prasad Adhikari and Anjani Kumar
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), University of Tasmania and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nepal; South Asia; Asia; mechanization; surveys; households; tractor service market; tractor rental; access constraint; heterogenous treatment effect; Nepal living standards survey; generalized propensity score

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Farm Machinery Use and Agricultural Industries in India: Status, Evolution, Implications and Lessons Learned

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1715
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 05 Sep 2018
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Asian Institute of Technology of Thailand, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, agricultural mechanization, tractors, evolution, farm size, labour, manufacturing, innovation adoption, ownership

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Evolution of Agricultural Mechanization in Vietnam: Insights from a Literature Review and Multiple Rounds of a Farm Household Survey

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1724
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima, Yanyan Liu, Nguyen Van Cuong and Ian Masias
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Can Tho University and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Vietnam, South East Asia, Asia, Agricultural Mechanization, Tractors, Combine Harvesters, Private Sector, Machinery Industry, Farm Size, Food Security, Hiring Service Providers

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Agricultural Mechanization in Ghana: Insights From a Recent Field Study

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1729
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Sep 2018
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT), Nepal, Ghana Strategy Support Program and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Ghana, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, Mechanization, Agricultural Mechanization, Harrowing, Tractors, Agricultural Development, Market Failure

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The Roles of Agroclimatic Similarity and Returns on Scale in the Demand for Mechanization: Insights From Northern Nigeria

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1692
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Nigeria, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, Agricultural Mechanization, Agroclimatic Zones, Agricultural Productivity, Innovation Adoption, Animal Power, Tractors, Farm Size, Agroclimatic Similarity, Returns on Scale, Inverse Probability Weighting

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Protected Agriculture, Precision Agriculture, and Vertical Farming: Brief Reviews of Issues in the Literature Focusing on the Developing Region in Asia

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1814
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 01 May 2019
Hiroyuki Takeshima and P. K. Joshi
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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precision agriculture, vertical greening, developing countries, innovation adoption

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Agriculture–Nutrition Linkages in Tajikistan: Evidence From Household Survey Data

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1770
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Tajik Academy of Agricultural Sciences
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Tajikistan, Central Asia, Asia, Agriculture, Nutrition, Anthropometric Dimensions, Market Access, Household Surveys, Agricultural Production, Agriculture–Nutrition Linkage, Dietary Diversity, Two-Stage Probit Analysis

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Growth of Modern Service Providers for the African Agricultural Sector: An Insight from a Public Irrigation Scheme in Ghana

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1678
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 11 Oct 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima, John Agandin and Shashidhara Kolavalli
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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Ghana, West Africa, Africa South of Sahara, Africa, Irrigation Schemes, Power Tillers, Combine Harvesters, Mills, Agricultural Sector, Modern Service Providers, Entry Costs, Rice

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The Evolution of Tractorization in India's Low-Wage Economy: Key Patterns and Implications

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1675
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, farm equipment, tractors, data analysis, remuneration, agricultural mechanization, determinants of tractor use, adoption and diffusion of farm machinery technology, agricultural wage rate, panel data analyses, farm machinery policies

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Overview of the Evolution of Agricultural Mechanization in Nepal: A Focus on Tractors and Combine Harvesters

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1662
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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NEPAL, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, tractors, combine harvesters, mechanization, evolution of agricultural mechanization

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Overview of the Evolution of Agricultural Mechanization in Nigeria

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1750
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Sep 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima and Akeem Lawal
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Federal Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development
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NIGERIA, WEST AFRICA, AFRICA SOUTH OF SAHARA, AFRICA, agricultural mechanization, tractors, animal power, innovation adoption

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The Role of Plant-Breeding R&D in Tractor Adoptions Among Smallholders in Asia: Insights from Nepal Terai

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1719
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 05 Sep 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima and Yanyan Liu
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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INDIA, SOUTH ASIA, ASIA, NEPAL, agricultural mechanization, tractors, innovation adoption, smallholders, agricultural censuses, plant breeding, high yielding varieties, agricultural research, evolution, villages, dynamics

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Overview of the Agricultural Modernization in Southeast Asia

IFPRI Discussion Paper 1819 (2019)
Posted: 17 Apr 2019
Hiroyuki Takeshima and P. K. Joshi
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

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agriculture; agricultural development; economic growth; diversification; nutrition

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Mechanize or Exit Farming? Multiple‐Treatment‐Effects Model and External Validity of Adoption Impacts of Mechanization Among Nepalese Smallholders

Review of Development Economics, Vol. 22, Issue 4, pp. 1620-1641, 2018
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 25 Oct 2018
Hiroyuki Takeshima
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
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